On Sun, 15 Apr 2007 22:07:34 -0500 David J Brooks <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> On Sunday 15 April 2007 09:49:57 pm you wrote: > > im running FreeBSD 6.2-RELEASE-p3, with KDE, cups, and most current > > opera. i can print from everything else i use (which is i guess > > just kmail... but i did test from konqueror, and that works too), > > but i cannot get opera to send a job to my printer. > > > > if i go to the KDE printer manager, i can send a sucessful test > > page, but opera just quietly prints nothing. where should i start > > looking to find out where the breakdown is? > > > > thanks, > > I've never found a way to make non-KDE apps print from the KDE print > manager. My solution has been to print to pdf and then load that into > Kpdf and print from there. If there's a better way to do it, I'd love > to learn how. I rarely every print anything these days, but I have printed through KDE in the past from Firefox. The terse note I made about it at the time was: kprinter --stdin presumably you could just put this in Opera as the print command. _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"